Edwin Monroe papers

University Archives #UA90-51
Physical description
1 Cubic Feet
Preferred Citation
[Item description]. Edwin Monroe papers. UA 90-51, Box [number].  University Archives, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC.
East Carolina University Archives
The collection is open for research use.

The Edwin Monroe Papers include reports, correspondence, speeches and presentations, clippings, publications, and photographs related to the ECU medical school.

Biographical/historical information

In the early 1960s, several eastern North Carolinians were calling for a medical school east of Raleigh to combat the region's inferior medical care and to train a new generation of medical professionals. Edwin W. Monroe was vital in the early years of ECU's medical school. He served as Vice Chancellor of Affairs from 1971-1979 and also as the executive dean and exectutive director of the Eastern Area Health Education Center.

Scope and arrangement

The Edwin Monroe Papers include reports, speeches, newspaper articles, and documents pertaining to the planning, construction, and opening of the ECU Medical School. Documents cover a wide range of information from budget and facility planning to projected enrollment.

Administrative information
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Container list
Box 1 Reports, 1966-1972
Box 1 Reports, 1973-1979
Box 1 Reports, Maps, 1970
UA90.51.02.01 Publications, 1964-2001
UA90.51.02.02 Publications, 1970